It’s changing into tough to maintain monitor of which motion pictures and TV exhibits embody forged and crew members who’ve been accused of sexual misconduct, particularly since an increasing number of well-known folks are actually dealing with allegations, however a brand new website known as Rotten Apples is seeking to “drive consciousness of simply how pervasive sexual misconduct in movie and tv is”—as defined by a web page on the positioning itself—by making a database that can let if a selected film or TV present is linked to somebody dealing with accusations. Every “rotten” consequence even features a supply, so that this isn’t simply constructed on random rumors and hypothesis.
The idea is nice, and the simplistic design presents it because the helpful utility that the creator intends it to be, however Rotten Apples nonetheless has a variety of inaccuracies at this level. Looking for Child Driver will deliver up Kevin Spacey, looking for Kill Invoice will provide you with Harvey Weinstein, and looking for House Alone 2 will provide you with Donald Trump, however Supergirl received’t provide you with Andrew Kreisberg, Disney’s Hercules doesn’t come up for James Woods (although Brett Ratner’s live-action film does), and Loud Home received’t deliver up creator Chris Savino.
There’s a hyperlink the place you possibly can request modifications or corrections, although, so reasonably than a sign that the positioning’s mission is flawed, this appears extra like proof of simply how large an endeavor that is—which is to say that the dimensions of the difficulty actually is simply large.